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World polio day

World polio day

World Polio Day is celebrated every year on October 24th. The main purpose of celebrating this day is to spread awareness among people about the disease like polio. Polio is an infectious disease that affects the entire body. The victims of this disease are mostly children. Polio is also known as 'poliomyelitis' or 'infant limb'. It is a disease that has caused many nations to be badly affected. Although polio has been completely eliminated from most countries of the world, but still many countries of the world have not been eliminated from the root cause.

  • The condition of the patient in polio disease depends on the intensity of the virus. In most situations, the symptoms of polio are similar to 'flu', but some of its common symptoms are as follows:
  • Stomachache
  • Vomiting
  • Throat pain
  • Acute pain in the head
  • High fever
  • Having difficulty swallowing
  • In complex situations, cardiovascular muscles become swollen.

Related Question:-

Q.1 When was celebrated World Polio Day?
A. 24 September
B. 24 November
C. 24 August
D. 24 October
Ans: 24 October

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